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Quai 38

38 rue Saint Sebastien, 59800, Lille, France
+33 3 20 42 10 68
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“razor clams” (9 reviews)
“lobster” (12 reviews)
“couscous” (9 reviews)
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French, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly
38 rue Saint Sebastien, 59800, Lille, France
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Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and service, must go restaurant in Lille, I ordered Oyster and lobster, it just tasty.... and good. People here are very nice, good in English!!

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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Booked 5 weeks in advance of our trip and very much looking forward to lunch. Arrived at my reserved time of 12noon and told they were closed. Very poor.More

1  Thank Lindsay M
Bertrand L, Responsable réception at Quai 38, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Dear Lindsay, I tried to call you and emailed you to say how sorry I was. We were expecting you at 7.30pm. It was a mistake and I feel terrible about what I did to you. When something like this happen I wish I could...More

Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Ottimo! Service: perfect Ambience: perfect Quality: superb Price: correct. Cous cous de homard super! Bravissimi.

Thank Mario F
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Reservation for tonight but at arrival resto is closed. Unacceptable!!! Propose they buy a professional reservation system...

Thank Stijn V
Bertrand L, Responsable réception at Quai 38, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Hello, We left a message on you voicemail to say that the restaurant will be closed. I am sorry you didn't get it. Kind regards, Laure

Reviewed 5 July 2017

Hard to add anything to other reviews, so just for the record - indeed, one of the best dinners I had in years: gazpacho with seafood exquisite, wonderful herbs and texture, for the main had kuskus with homard and was shocked how tasty the vegetables...More

Thank witaka
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This is my second visit. If you like fish this is a good choice. The chef excels at scallops but since we are in May the season has finished. However, he is outstanding at cooking fish. The menu changes weekly but there are standard dishes...More

Thank sonomujo
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Very nice restaurant if you enjoy fresh fish. We where 3 people and decided to have 5 appetizers for each of us (clamps, crab croquettes, calamari, scallions and tartare plus wine for 40euros each). We really wanted to try everything in the menu! All the...More

Thank Ulises911
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent fish restaurant. This is our 3rd visit and the welcome was absolutely perfect. A comfortable, yet sophisticated setting, off the beaten track, yet easily accessible on foot or by car. We would totally recommend it for the choice and freshness of the ingredients, the...More

Thank Helen S
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Delicious food, fresh, exquisitely made, melts on your tongue. Excellent menu and drinks. Great service, friendly people. For me better than any of michelin-star restaurants I've ever been to. More simple than michelin, costs less, but tastes much better. Loved it!

Thank EllaLXL
Reviewed 16 February 2017

It is not our first visit to Quai 38. As always it was exceptional. The chef knows how to cook Scallops to perfection. The squids were very tender and juicy. The Lobster couscous is wonderful. A thrill for the taste buds! All fresh seafood lovers...More

1  Thank BloomSpoons
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Questions & Answers
15 March 2017|
Response from Bertrand L | Property representative |
Hello, You can send us an email: contact@quai38-lille. fr I will send you a confirmation email. Kind regards, Laure
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24 May 2016|
Response from 975Sue1955 | Reviewed this property |
I think you would be able to do a gluten free meal at this restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 rue Saint Sebastien, 59800, Lille, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Hauts-de-France  >  Nord  >  Lille
  • Phone Number: +33 3 20 42 10 68
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